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TOUR OVERVIEW

This tour is an easy and effortless way to discover the wonders of Kratie province. It will bring you in a local Tuk-Tuk to meet the Irrawaddy dolphins, endangered dolphin’s specie in its natural habitat called Kampi in the Mekong River. Along the way to the dolphin pool, you will also have the chance to observe the local way of life, to discover more about the local culture, economy and traditional food. You will also be able to discover and learn about the famous Kralan also known as sticky rice in the bamboo and Naem or fish pace in the village Thma Krae where they are produced . This tour is perfect for the guests who do not have a lot of time on Kratie. With this tour, you can learn and enjoy Kratie and its way of life without lost too much time !

This tour is available in two formats:

  • accompanied by a local English-speaking guide
  • free with map and self-reading guide

100% of our profit go back to community development.

TOUR ITINERARY

Start of the tour at the time agreed, either early morning or early afternoon at Le Tonle restaurant for a briefing on the tour and depending on the choice of your option meeting with your guide.

You will then go by Tuk-Tuk direction Kampi Dolphin Pool at 15 km north of Kratie Town where you can see the Irrawaddy dolphins, endangered species in their natural habitat. Kampi is the largest dolphin pool in Cambodia and has the largest number of specimens only between 15 and 20 individuals (there are between 80 and 100 Irrawaddy dolphins currently living in Mekong waters). To observe them, you will take a boat driven by a local resident for about 45 minutes (your chance to see them is to 95%).
On the way, you will stop for visit the pagoda to the top of Sambok Hill as well as a 15-minute tour of the village of Thma Krae, which produces the famous sticky rice, an important part of the local economy and culture. (These stops may have places on the way out or on the way back.)
The Tuk-Tuk will drop you at the restaurant Le Tonlé where you can debrief your tour with our team.

End of the tour.

TOUR INFORMATION

Tour Price: from 20$ per person to 45$ per person price changes according to number of people.

Tour Duration: This tour last from 4 to 5 hours.

Tour Starts: The tour is starting from either the morning at 8:00AM or the afternoon at 1:30PM from CRDT Tours Office at St.3, Kratie Town (in front of Le Tonle Training Guesthouse & Restaurant).

Tour Ends: at the end of the morning or at the end of the afternoon at CRDT Tours Office at St.3, Kratie Town (in front of Le Tonle Training Guesthouse & Restaurant).

Destination: Kampi Dolphin Pool

What to bring along?

  • Camera if you have one.
  • A hat (it might be hot or if you really need one)
  • Sun cream
  • Insect repellent
  • Light comfortable clothes for the hot and humid weather but must cover your shoulder and be at knee level.
  • Your personal medical need (if you have)

Inclusion: 

  • A return Remorque (Tuk Tuk) from Kratie Town to the dolphin pool at Kampi
  • A ticket & boat for spotting the dolphin
  • A short visit to the sticky rice village and tasting sticky rice
  • A visit to Sambok hill (A pagoda on top of it)
  • Drinking water
  • Local English Speaking Guide or Self-reading guide
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